Oct 15 2018

Lee Na-Young cast in tvN drama series “Romance is a Bonus Book”

Lee Na-Young is cast in tvN drama series “Romance is a Bonus Book” (literal title) co-starring Lee Jong-Suk. For drama series “Romance is a Bonus Book,” Lee Na-Young will play lead female character Kang Dan-Yi. She was once a famous copywriter, but she is no longer. She is now broke and unemployed. Because of her excellent background, she is unable to find a job. She then resorts to lying about her background and gets a job at a publishing company where Cha Eun-Ho (played by Lee Jong-Suk ) works as a chief editor. Drama series is scripted by Jung Hyun-Jung (“In Need of Romance“) and directed by Lee Jung-Hyo (“The Good Wife“).

“Romance is a Bonus Book” first airs sometime in the first half of 2019 in South Korea.

Oct 15 2018

Choi Jin-Hyuk cast in SBS drama series “Empress’s Dignity”

Choi Jin-Hyuk is cast in upcoming SBS drama series “Empress’s Dignity” (literal title) co-starring Jang Na-Ra. For the drama series, Choi Jin-Hyuk will play lead male character Na Wang-Sik. His character works as a bodyguard for the royal family. The drama series is set in the present day, but under the assumption that South Korea is governed by a royal family,  Jang Na-Ra will play a woman who marries into the royal family, but falls in love with Na Wang-Sik.

“Empress’s Dignity” first airs November, 2018 in South Korea (takes over SBS’ Wednesday and Thursday 10PM time slot after “Heart Surgeons.”).

Oct 11 2018

Two teaser posters and teaser trailer #3 for OCN drama series “Quiz from God: Reboot”

Here’s two posters for upcoming OCN drama series “Quiz from God: Reboot” (English title) starring  Ryu Deok-Hwan. The posters feature Ryu Deok-Hwan as main character Han Jin-Woo with both posters having captions in Korean stating “Big brain above big data, autopsy truth.” Supporting cast for the drama series features Yoon Joo-HeePark Jun-Myun, Kim Jae-Won, Park Hyo-JooKim Joon-Han and Yoon Bo-Ra.

Meanwhile teaser trailer #3 for “Quiz from God: Reboot” has been added on AsianWiki. “Quiz from God: Reboot” first airs November 7, 2018 in South Korea.

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Oct 10 2018

Ha Ji-Won drops out of drama MBC series “Prometheus”

Ha Ji-Won has dropped out of upcoming MBC drama series “Prometheus” co-starring Jin Goo. According to Ha Ji-Won’s management company Haewadal Entertainment, Ha Ji-Won has left the drama series. No specific reason were given by her management company, but they did state that her reason for leaving will be announced at a later date. “Prometheus” would have been Ha Ji-Won’s first acting role since the death of her brother in January, 2018.

“Prometheus” is tentatively scheduled to air sometime during the first half of next year in South Korea.

Oct 10 2018

Two main posters for tvN drama series “Mama Fairy and the Woodcutter”

Here’s two main posters for tvN drama series “Mama Fairy and the Woodcutter” (English title) starring Moon Chae-Won, Yoon Hyun-Min and Seo Ji-Hoon. The first poster is of Moon Chae-Won, Yoon Hyun-Min, Seo Ji-Hoon and Kang Mi-Na (‘Gugudan’). The second poster is of Ko Du-Shim, Yoon Hyun-Min, Seo Ji-Hoon and a big tiger. Moon Chae-Won and Ko Du-Shim both play the character of Sun Ok-Nam.

“Mama Fairy and the Woodcutter” first airs November 5, 2018 in South Korea.

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